Karachi: A political activist was shot dead in Orangi Town area of the city on Tuesday. A 45yearold man, Rasheed Ahmed, son of Mehmood Abbas, was gunned down by unidentified armed men in Orangi Town, Sector11, within the precincts of Iqbal Market police station.
The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital ASH for medicolegal formalities. Iqbal Market police said the victim received five bullets in upper torso and died on the way to hospital. Police said the man was associated to Muttahida Qaumi Movement MQM.